Definition of flatulent
1a : likely to cause gasb : marked by or affected with gas generated in the intestine or stomach
2 : pompously or portentously overblown
Examples of flatulent in a Sentence
on election night TV's self-important pundits let loose a fusillade of flatulent pontifications
Recent Examples of flatulent from the Web
Bayer played a difficult woman who required a flashy Cartier jewel to keep her occupied, a theme park patron doused by water and a flatulent actress in a 1940s movie.
Frisch shifted in his chair, the leather seat giving off a flatulent squeak that triggered an old self-consciousness.
Nothing sums up that ethos better than this drama, which stars Daniel Radcliffe as an extremely flatulent corpse.
There will no doubt be a line of flatulent toys to accompany the blockbuster’s release.
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